SFC and ICAC raids on Enigma network companies spread; Lau says no “systemic effect”

The SFC and ICAC make rare joint raids and arrests follow. More to come as Webb’s Enigma network comes under fire. The world asks if…

Open Data Can Boost Vitality of the City

Making more government datasets available could not only boost the economy. It may even save lives. Dr Winnie Tang Honorary Professor, Department of Computer Science,…

IMF calls for caution as ‘connect’ schemes move forward

IMF calls for caution as ‘connect’ schemes move forward
Business

Increasing links between Hong Kong and mainland China financial market could create more risks, risks that one global watchdog feels Hong Kong may not be…

HK regulator zeroes in on asset management sector

HK regulator zeroes in on asset management sector
Business

Hong Kong is following China’s lead in tightening its oversight of the asset management industry both as a way to facilitate the flow of money…

Al Gore on Hong Kong and sustainable investment: Clean up the damn environment!

Al Gore on Hong Kong and sustainable investment: Clean up the damn environment!
Business

The former US vice-president and Nobel Peace laureate takes the stage as he talks about the economic history of innovation and his thoughts on sustainable…

India-based on-demand service app embarks first overseas expansion in Hong Kong

India-based on-demand service app embarks first overseas expansion in Hong Kong
Business

Services exclusive to Hong Kong include Chinese fortune-telling, China visa processing, Chinese medicine therapy and postnatal care. (Photo provided)

Angels on Earth: Helping the Next Generation of Great Companies Move Forward

Angels on Earth: Helping the Next Generation of Great Companies Move Forward
Business

Harbour Times is a supporter of the World Business Angels Investment Forum taking place in Istanbul in February, 2018. Here, we sit down with the…

Business community welcomes “pragmatic and inclusive” proposals in policy address

Business community welcomes “pragmatic and inclusive” proposals in policy address
Business

But the Hong Kong General Chamber of Commerce warns of “unintentional side effects” by the new government’s housing plans and expresses disappointment over a lack…

Hong Kong innovation forum to feature former US vice-president Al Gore

Hong Kong innovation forum to feature former US vice-president Al Gore
Business

The 2007 Nobel Laureate will be Chief Guest of Honour at the Innovation and Breakthrough Forum 2017 to be held next month.

Stop cherry-picking information on e-cigarettes, pro-vaping group urges

Stop cherry-picking information on e-cigarettes, pro-vaping group urges
Business

A new initiative is underway to promote self-regulation among e-cigarette store owners in hope of a positive legislative response from the government.